Eddie Hearn has already revealed the secret to the world’s sports news magazines, who is the next and primary opponent for Canelo Alvarez.
The Mexican is going to return to the ring in September. The rumors about his potential opponents were spreading across the web for a long time. Billy Joe Saunders was the first on the list to have a matсh with Canelo. However, the boxer refused this opportunity, saying that he wouldn’t be able to prepare and train properly for the bout.
So, who is Alvarez’s next rival?
According to Hearn, Alvarez will have a clash with Callum Smith in autumn. It is worth mentioning that the promoter is working with both boxers Smith and Saunders, as well as with Canelo based on the Dazn collaboration. He is sure that the British boxer is a perfect match for the Mexican.
According to recent information, Canelo is going to have more fights in Great Britain, and it will help him to expand his crowd of fans. The Golden Boy promotions president has confirmed that Alvarez wants to promote his brand, and the company supports this idea and is ready to help him with this. The boxer has ambitious plans to have more matches outside the United States.
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